Agenda

9:00am

Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:45am

Expanding Into New Markets A Strategy Guide

Supporting Hurricane Electric global network reach to over 36 countries and over 169 Internet Exchanges. Focus on global connectivity and new markets.  Walt has been working in the in the Internet industry for over 20 years.  Before Hurricane Electric, Walt was an IP Business Development Manager at Amazon supporting over 64 new CDN builds including new markets including Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, India, Taiwan, Philippines and Australia.

Walt Wollny

Walt Wollny

Director of Interconnection Strategy - Hurricane Electric

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10:15am

Mixed reality for corporate communication, interactive digital content, live events, theme park entertainment experiences and original IP

Pixomondo develops and produces stunning visual effects and innovative entertainment experiences with award winning success: (oscar winning) Academy Award®, four Emmy® Awards and a number of VES Awards. 
While Pixomondo is widely known for it´s award-winning visual effects work, Pixomondo maintains a diversified portfolio of business activities which include corporate communication, interactive digital content, live events, theme park entertainment experiences and original IP. Will show the dramatic change in communication and impact on media and other branches/traffic.

Pascal Tonecker

Pascal Tonecker

Managing Producer and COO, Pixomondo

10:45am

Optimizing Multicloud Interconnection at the Digital Edge

As digital disruption becomes more pervasive, organizations must keep pace with new technologies and business models to survive - What’s the State of the Cloud? Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud on the Rise - The B2B interconnection challenge - Connect to Multiple Clouds at the Digital Edge  

Brian Lillie

Brian Lillie

Chief Product Officer, Equinix

11:00am

Coffee Break

12:00pm

Closing Panel Discussion

12:30pm

Lunch

The UAE-IX Peering Cruise started at 2pm, and returned to Dubai Marina Yacht Club by 6pm.